Looking to surprise that special someone? Discover the best 101 eco-friendly gifts for 2020!
Christmas, holidays, birthdays, or a romantic anniversary – no matter the occasion, we’ve created the ultimate eco-friendly gifting guide just for you.
The gifts we recommend on this list contribute to green living practices that help preserve resources like water and energy.
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1. Eco-Friendly Yoga Mat
This yoga mat is made of non-toxic, odorless and harmless TPE material, which is friendly to the body and the environment. The perfect eco-friendly gift for everyone who loves Yoga, Pilates or other forms of fitness.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I decided to try yoga to combat the stagnation that comes from being trapped at home. My first mat was super thin and really hurt my wrists, this mat has a lot more support and is larger, making mandala yoga a lot easier, too! I was really pleased that I was able to find an eco-conscious mat that wasn’t a million dollars and still provided enough padding and stickiness to keep my flow on track!” – Annaiz
2. Plant Based Pea Protein Powder
Compared to animal or soy protein, pea protein has a much smaller environmental impact. It’s gluten-free, non-gmo and vegan friendly.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This is perhaps the best pea protein I’ve used. And I’ve tried a lot. The taste is neutral, has an eco friendly container, and it’s made and packaged in the USA! For some reason my body absorbs the protein better than other pea protein brands. Not sure if its because of the fermentation or what. All I know I got some serious gains from this. So I bought it a second time! My only worry is the chance the cardboard container being damaged during shipping. Other than that I will continue buying this brand of pea protein.” – James
3. Eco-Friendly Yoga Pants
Teeki is an active wear line that produces their clothes from recycled plastics and sustainable materials, all produced within the U.S. using solar-powered facilities. With each pair of pants you purchase Teeki recycles 18 to 30 water bottles!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I can’t express just how much I love these pants! I wear them for yoga and they’re ideal – they hide any inkling of sweat in the nether-regions, and they’re perfectly comfy and don’t budge. After time, the waist band became ever-so-slightly stretched but not in a way that became indecent or ruined the integrity of the pants. I have meaty thighs and an ample rear and size large fit me great! Plus, they’re eco-friendly – who doesn’t love that?!” – Melly
4. Eco-Friendly Gym Bottle
An eco-friendly gym bottle is the ideal gift for every water-conscious person – not only for the gym, but for all kinds of daily life activities.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I’m so happy I switched to this glass bottle from plastic bottles. For the longest time, I missed the taste of water from the bottle. Glass bottles do make water taste better unlike plastic. I picked Yuminous because it comes with a brush and the shape of the bottle makes it easy to clean. The bamboo lid also interests me. Going natural is the key. This bottle was a lifesaver when after a long whole day at the theme park this hot summer, I left it in the car, and I was so happy that I still had water to drink on my drive home, and the water was so refreshing without the taste of plastic. I felt safe drinking from it without worry of toxic chemical of warm plastic.” – Despina
5. La Sportiva Climbing Shoes
Your favorite climber needs new shoes?
Amongst other things, La Sportiva has adopted the eco-sustainable certification ISO 14001, which guarantees the company’s commitment to reducing their environmental footprint and has led to the introduction of several solutions, such as a carbon active filter system, water based glues and the recycling of 50% of production waste.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I have a narrow foot and these fit expected. The craftsmanship and materials are worth the investment for a beginner at indoor or outdoor rock climbing. These shoes feel less bulky and are more comfortable than the typical rental shoe at a rock gym, especially if you need a narrower shoe.” –
Ryan P. Wilson
6. Manduka Cork Yoga Block
Intertwine practice and planet with a cork yoga block from Manduka – all their blocks are made from sustainable cork or 50% post-consumer recycled EVA foam.
Eco-Friendly Gifts review: “I love this block. Very solid and sturdy for half moon pose. It feels very stable and I feel confident leaning on it. Has a good substantial weight and doesn’t wobble like foam blocks. I highly recommend this product. By the way, it should be easy to clean with a disinfecting wipe (or spray with equal parts water and white vinegar with teaspoon of dish soap). Just make sure to let all sides air dry so it doesn’t stay moist at any time.” – Newportmom
7. Biodegradable Gym Towel
This biodegradable towel helps to keep our oceans free of plastic particles.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I’m so excited to get this aqua color! I have been using facesoft towels for years now and swear by them. Not only do I bring one to yoga, but they’re great for spinning, tennis, the gym, and basically any activity you work up a sweat doing. I love it because it fits perfectly around your neck so you don’t have to carry it around, and it can also be used as a tool to help you get a deeper stretch in yoga if needed. They are super soft and absorbent as well, so I never feel gross wiping my face with it. And you can tell it’s high quality material which lets me know it will last for years. Definitely recommend if you’re an active person!” – Amazon Customer
8. Fair Trade Futsal Ball
Senda is the Official Ball Partner of U. S. Youth Futsal and committed to the growth and development of youth futsal in the United States. This ball has the Fair Trade certificate and is the ideal present for anyone who loves futsal and other ball sports.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “High quality size 4 ball with good weight for proper Futsal on a hardwood floors, damn it was hard to find! My U-12 team has been using it for scrimmages and it’s really a high quality ball that “sticks” to the hardwoods real well during matches. It can take abuse in a gym environment as well without significant wear and tear.” – Amazon Customer
9. Triniti Tennis Balls
Wilson Triniti Tennis balls are wrapped in 100% recycled packaging. The company donates 5% of profits to support worldwide sustainability efforts.
Gift Review: “We were skeptical when we first purchased these balls but after playing with them, they play just as well. Because the balls are not pressurized, they last longer than normal balls. Also, the recyclable packaging is an added bonus. I would definitely recommend!” – AJK
10. Bamboo Balance Board
Does any of your loved ones wish to develop core strength, muscle growth, joint flexibility, and balance? Surprise them with the bamboo balance board from Blue Planet Surf!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “The board is useful for helping with balance for anyone – someone recovering from surgery to a competitive athlete who needs excellent balance. The board is well constructed and is larger than many, making it easy to use for all foot sizes. The ability to change the difficulty makes this very flexible” – Helene
11. Klean Kanteen
One of the best accessories for the responsible tourist – a reusable water bottle to reduce single-use plastic consumption.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “Love! Klean Kanteen are one of the only companies passing safe lead tests- definitely look into it if you are shopping for safe alternatives to plastic. Happy with the cap so far, the kids have managed not to make them leak yet. Don’t think I’d trust it upside down in a backpack though- get the screw top for that 😉 – Mary Clare
12. Tea Tumbler
This tea tumbler is the perfect eco-friendly gift for everyone who loves travel and tea.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Love this tumbler. It’s eco-friendly, looks beautiful and is durable. I love that I can use it for hot or cold. It also holds tea, herbs and fruit making it very versatile. For all it does, it is definitely worth the money.” – Amazon Customer
13. Bamboo Utensils
Bamboo utensils have the potential to truly revolutionize your travel experience – they are light and don’t take up much space, but you use them every day (instead of the single-use plastic versions).
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I was impressed with the quality of this set, as well as the carrying case that it came in. I purchased this for work, as I was interested in having a compact set that would be both eco-friendly and easy to clean. It worked well for my workplace, because here we hand wash everything, since there isn’t a dishwasher in the break room. Bamboo utensils aren’t dishwasher friendly, so that might impact some people, but for me it wasn’t an issue at all. I also liked the smooth surface of the utensils. Overall, a recommend if you are looking for something durable, portable, and friendly to the environment.” – Jason Smith
14. Portable Wash bag
Your own personal pocked-sized washing machine to bring along on your travels. It saves money, time and water!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “We traveled a few weeks in Europe last summer and bought the Scrubba to help rotate our clothes. It was great. It holds an amazing amount of clothes. It can be a little messy until you get the hang of it. We washed at night and dried on a packable line during the night or the daytime if we had a balcony with a wall. We weren’t those travelers to hang out stuff outside. Only if it couldn’t be seen. It worked especially well for underclothing. It packs small and is lightweight. We used small one time use liquid detergent packs. This would also be quite helpful if you were camping or in a trailer for any length of time. NO regrets on this purchase.” – Amazon review
15. Cotton Laptop Bag
This handy laptop bag made from all-natural cotton canvas is the ideal gift for that one friend who never leaves the house without their laptop. It has lots of smaller compartments for pens, notebooks, IDs etc., which makes it easy to keep things organized.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I usually don’t purchase things without checking them out beforehand. However, I was very surprised by how amazing this bag is! I managed to pack my (bulkier) MacBook Pro 17″, Kindle Paperwhite, chargers, 3 pairs of board shorts, 5 t-shirts, 7 pairs of socks, underwear, and a bag of medication. Even with all of those items inside, I was still able to make the bag mostly flat for travel on the plane. It will fit nicely under the seat or in the overhead compartments. One perk that might grab other people’s attention (I know it did with me) is that the clasps for the over-the-shoulder strap DO SWIVEL. This is something that has had me stay clear of most messenger bags in the past because they, for some odd reason, did not come with this function. All in all, I definitely say to grab this bag if you’re considering the purchase!” – Jason
16. Reusable Coffee Cup
Any coffee addicts out there? If you can’t start your day without a strong cup of coffee, make this reusable cup your best friend (or – if it’s a gift – your best friend’s best friend).
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I lost my reusable cup from Starbucks and wanted a replacement that was just like my old cup but that didn’t advertise Starbucks. The Panda Cup is just what I was looking for. Holds 16 oz without overflowing; the top is NOT screw on, which is good because those tops tend to cause problems over time; I love the look; the sleeve is a plus, as is the stirrer.” – Kitty
17. Carry-On Bag
This carry-on made from cotton canvas is very sturdy and the perfect weekender travel bag.
Eco – Friendly Gift Review: “I love it! It’s very sturdy. The colors are great. It has a lot of room to pack for a long weekend. You can have the straps so it goes across your body or connected to each end to go over your shoulder. The shorter straps work better as handles and would not go over your shoulder. Inside is a zipper with pockets. I would recommend this bag!” – smun
18. Packing Cubes
Are you ready to enjoy your travels even more? These packing cubes (made from recycled materials) are the solution. Keep your luggage organized and never loose stuff in your backpack again!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “Made of recycled plastic? Ultra lightweight? Makes packing husband’s travel things easier than ever? Yep, ticks all the boxes and more. I don’t usually jump for gizmos just for the sake of it but 8 did ask myself how could I live without these clever little zippery things before? Organising made easy <3 I’m going to order a few more for the family.” – Beatrix
19. Steel Straws – $7,99
Plastic straws are the devil, that’s not new. If you don’t want to stop using straws though, just get a set of steel straws. They are long-lasting and easy to clean and carry around.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “The awareness of the dangers and waste of plastic straws in the environment is spreading. I bought these so I don’t contribute to that. DON’T buy steel straws without the silicone tops! They protect your lips from extreme temps. This set also includes a carrying bag. Stop using plastic straws and use these as an alternative! I gave some to kids and they love them! They are easy to carry in their backpacks and they won’t break or bend. Cleaning is easy! I highly recommend!!” – FL mom of 3
20. Turkish Travel Towel/Sarong/Scarf
Make your holidays (or someone else’s holidays) perfect with this beautiful allrounder. It’s made from 100% cotton, highly absorbent, quick drying and easily washable.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This is my first experience with a Wet Cat Turkish towel, but it won’t be my last! After carefully reading many reviews, I decided to try this towel and what a difference it makes! First of all, it is much more absorbent than any luxe cotton loop towels that I have tried and I have tried ALL the high end towels from Frette, Sferra, etc. Wet Cat is a completely different experience. The towel is extremely lightweight compared to the thick, heavy luxe towels but is much more absorbent. I don’t have to spend time “air drying” after using a Wet Cat and the towel itself air dries much more quickly after use. I was pleasantly impressed after the first use and will definitely order again.” – Sisu
21. Eco-Friendly Dry Bag
This dry bag made of thick marine grade 5mm eco-friendly Vinyl Tarpaulin is the perfect present for everyone who enjoys diving, snorkeling, kayaking or any other water-related activities.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I was kayaking, snorkelling, scuba diving, paddle boarding on an island for 10 days. The salt, the sun, the water and the harsh elements are absolutely no match for this product. I really treated this bag rough, it was filled my scuba gear, fins, towels first aid, phone wallet etc. Perfect companion for travel adventures. My one little gripe is that there is no compartmentalization in this bag. Just one big hole to dump all your stuff in. I would have like to have a little net or lining to hold essentials near the top of the bag.” – Anirudh
22. Bamboo Skateboard
Its endless renewability as a resource and it’s minimal effect on the environment makes bamboo the eco-friendly alternative to other most other materials. So, if you are looking to surprise that eco-conscious someone with a skateboard – look no further.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I was hesitant to buy a bamboo board because I have been riding maple decks for the last 20 years but I can say now that I really like the way it feels. It does seem to have a little more “pop” than other decks I have ridden. It doesn’t feel soft at all and actually I think it feels a little stiffer than my last deck. It slides really well. The hardness of the bamboo make it slide really fast. I will be buying these from now on.” – Amazon Customer
23. Columbia OutDry Ex Eco Rain Jacket
Made from 100% recycled materials and PFC-free, this rain jacket is a must-have for the eco-conscious outdoor explorer.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “No dyes used to make it gleaming white, velcro adjustment at hood and cuffs, cordlock adjustment at hem and cowl, looks sick, tasteful logos, packs tiny, interesting zipper. Normally an athletic 39 coat size, M came in formfitting enough to wear with thermal and thick insulating layers without being bulky or overly compressed. Go up a size if you want a more casual fit.” – Ice Nine
24. BioLite Camp Stove
Turn fire into electricity with BioLite’s award-winning stove. Want to find out more? Watch this video.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Beyond cool and nifty, this thing ROCKS! Easy to use, set up, gather fuel for, cook on… does exactly what you want it to do. Used it at 11k feet for 3 days for 2 meals a day with no issues whatsoever. The blower really helps get things moving when at altitude, too. Size is manageable when transporting; weight isn’t too bad, especially considering you don’t have to lug fuel around everywhere you go. Keep in mind, it is a little top-heavy, so be sure you’re on a level surface. Also, don’t be in a rush to charge your device as it takes a little while to charge things up.” – Matt
25. Cotopaxi Hiking Backpack
Cotopaxi repurposes fabric, buckles, thread, and zippers. The result: the Repurposed Collection, which also includes the Del Dia backpacks. Using fabric left over from other companies’ large production runs, Cotopaxi creates unique backpacks, with a one-of-a-kind colorway.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Not knowing what the colors would be felt like I was taking a bit of a gamble but seeing all the cool color schemes that Cotopaxi makes, I felt comfortable enough to do the del dia model. I got a really cool looking color scheme! I’m happy with it. The bag itself is super lightweight and I can tell it is very high quality from the stitching to the material. I am so impressed. This is the highest quality you can get for the price. It’s comfortable as well. Perfect for a day hike. I’m happy to own this one of a kind bag.” – Morgan
26. Picture Organic Ski Jacket
Picture contributes to the fight against climate change in various ways, from the choice of materials, to the packaging policy. Read more about the company here.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “It’s a great jacket. Blocks wind perfectly. High quality waterproof material that still breathes well is not always easy to find. The construction and quality seems excellent. The company has a strong commitment to sustainability unlike most outdoor gear companies so bonus points for that.” –
27. Eco-Friendly Sleeping Bag
Vaude is a European brand that focuses on sustainably manufactured products from environmentally-friendly materials, such as hemp, organic cotton, and bioplastics. They furthermore claim to provide fair wages and good working conditions. Interested? Read more about Vaude here.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Awesome sleeping bag. tried in 50 F summer nights in the mountains and was comfortable.” – Amazon Customer
28. Zeal Sunglasses
Under the motto ‘Use Less, Give Back, Explore More’, Zeal Optics produces high quality sunglasses from plant-based materials.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I have worn these sunglasses on a sailboat in the tropics for months and I love then. They are so light, and have a great fit for smaller head. Don’t slip down my nose. Cute style and more coverage than it appears. They don’t scratch easily as I’m not the best at keeping them in a case, and they have hung in there!” – Elizabeth Clark
Eagles Nest Outfitters make their products from high-quality materials with post-consumer recycled content and bluesign® approved chemistry. They are partners with Trees For The Future and 1% For The Planet.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I had purchased one for myself a while back (just a different color) this one is for my wife. First off, these hammocks are amazing! I will always buy ENO before any other brand because of the quality and ease of setup. The only thing that I noticed on this particular hammock was the color faded quickly (not as bright as when I first purchased). Other than that I highly recommend this to anyone looking for a hammock. I actually slept in mine for 5 days when we went camping. 10 times better than a cot in a tent.” – Richard Wilborn
30. Adidas Terrex Parley Shoes
Adidas has teamed up with the environmental initiative Parley for the Oceans to create a shoe made from ocean plastics. Each item in the Parley collection is made from at least 75% intercepted marine trash.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “These shoes feel amazing, fit perfectly (sized as expected) and look very dope! Great for work, exercise and everyday play. I am extremely satisfied.” – Amanda Rogers
31. Organic Golden Milk
Start (or end) your day right – mykind Golden Milk is Certified USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, Certified Gluten Free, Vegan and Kosher.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Try this as a treat before bed, like you would have tea. I made it as the directions state, and added about 1/2 tsp of a ginger honey and it is great. I’m going to try to sprinkle a little cinnamon on it for an added boost. While you can make your own Golden Milk, this is so simple, and you need a very small scoop (provided). Very warming and nurturing as you sip it.” – Heidi D.
32. Ethique Gift Bunndle
Ethique is the world’s first zero waste and most sustainable lifestyle beauty brand. This gift bundle contains 100% soap and palm oil free, vegan bars for hair and body.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I was spending $78 on shampoo- one for my color treated hair that helped keep it soft and moisturized, and one with charcoal and peppermint to help with my itchy scalp once or twice a week. The routine was working but holy crap did it hurt my wallet to spend that much. This bar is a million times better. It’s cheaper, it smells AH-MAZING, and it’s plastic free. It also really does help my itchy scalp and makes my hair soft and shiny. I’m obsessed. It also lasts much longer than the other shampoo bars I’ve tried. I’m sold.” – Erin Jean T.
33. Natural Body Sponge
Do your (or your loved one’s) body and the planet a favor and use natural sponges instead of the plastic version.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Not only is this a superb deal to get a 4-pack for the money, these loofahs are outstanding! I’ve been buying loofahs for years and these definitely take the prize. One thing I wasn’t aware of but pleasantly surprised to experience was how these loofahs swelled up once they got wet. You end up with a thicker, soft loofah that lathers up beautifully. I will definitely order more.” – Buick McKane
34. Vegan Make-Up Brush Set
One of the best eco-friendly gifts for anyone who loves make-up: a cruelty-free bamboo brush set!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I highly recommend this set, especially for beginners. This is an excellent set to use for practice. It’s complete with everything you need for a basic look. They work like a charm, and they look really cute too! They are smaller in size, but that’s not a bad thing since they will fit in your makeup bag. If you are on the go and needs a set of brush handy, they are conveniently located in your travel makeup bag.” – Itai
35. Bath Bomb Set
These organic bath bombs are handmade in the USA and wrapped in eco-friendly packaging. Ideal as a gift for some ‘me time’.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “These smell so good! Nothing feels better than a good soak in a warm bath with a nice scented salts. This provides a nice aroma without being overpowering. My muscles needed this after a long weekend of Christmas program performances. I divided these up to give as stocking stuffers, by but one may just keep them for theirself after trying it! 😉” – TechMama
36. Natural Cork Massage Ball
Made from 100% natural Mediterranean cork, this massage ball can be used for deep tissue massages, trigger point therapy, self myofascial release, yoga therapy and more.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “These balls fit great in the palm of my hand and help get out bad knots. They are soft enough in my hands that I don’t feel that my hands hurt after giving a massage, but help give leverage and pressure in just the right ways. Bonus- my kids like to practice juggling with them when they can find them and if they drop them on their foot it won’t hurt.” – Liz
37. Simply Organic Vanilla Extract
Vanilla extract is commonly used in smoothies, savory dishes and even DIY home care. This authentic vanilla from Madagascar is certified organic.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I’ve been trying different vanilla extracts lately; so far this is my favorite. For the last 20 years, I have been buying the cheapest Imitation vanilla from the grocery store. I have lately been trying premium spices, and they make all the difference. I tried Watkins brand vanilla, which is good, but I like this Simply Organic better. This brand seems to be the best in every spice I try.” – OC-Adam
38. Meditation Cushion Set
A great gift for mindful practices. The zabuton and the zafu are hand stuffed with natural kapok (a fluffy plant fibre).
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This is lovely for my morning meditation. I’ve been practicing for a couple of years now and I usually just do it on a seat or on the sofa but this item keeps my posture correct and makes me feel grounded. The colour is a lot darker than the photos but the quality of both the cushion and the mat is excellent. Overall this was a great purchase and I’m looking forward to getting the most out of my mindfulness practise with it.” – Jay Mamtora
39. Acupressure Pillow
An acupressure pillow provides relief from stress, back pain and migranes. Every pillow is made with an eco-friendly blend of coconut fiber, linen, and buckwheat hull.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I liked my last bed of nails pillow and mat, but this one is even better! I love the way it gives just enough. The pillow helps ease my migranes and helps to relax. Great purchase! I suggest it to others with headaches or migranes.” – Amazon Customer
40. Organic Body Lotion
This body lotion with organic shea butter is not only dermatologist recommended and super smooth, it is also it’s vegan, cruelty Free, Fair Trade, and sustainably harvested in eco-reserves in Taiwan, protecting local habitat.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “My skin is in rough shape. I have very dry, eczema prone skin with patches that tend to break out with occasional acne, scar tissue formation, and rough calluses on elbows and feet. And I got so tired of using multiple skin care products that either barely helped or were way too expensive ($60 face creams, anyone?). So I researched different ingredients, tried out some raw shea butter and coconut oil to see how my skin would react to them, and put quite a few hours into searching for just the right product to meet my needs. This lotion isn’t a miracle cream, but with its affordability, pure ingredients, effective moisturizing, and all-over versatility it’s pretty close. I purchased the unscented version and it truly is without any scent, good or bad. It comes out thin like a lotion, which made me nervous at first, but goes on silky smooth like the thickest creams, yet without any sort of greasy residue. I’ve been using it all over (face and body) to the exclusion of any other moisturizing products, just to see what it could do – and I’ve gone from 6 containers on my countertop to just one, which is pretty amazing. No more dual face creams, body-only lotion, extra moisturizing treatment, cuticle cream, and callus cream! It’s gentle enough for sensitive areas like around the eyes, yet effective enough for tough areas like elbows and feet. It hasn’t completely reduced my calluses, but it’s certainly stopped them from getting worse. My cuticles and skin tone have improved, my acne has almost disappeared, and red eczema-prone patches have evened out. I live in a cold, dry, wintry climate . . . so that’s saying something! I love that it’s made of the purest and most natural ingredients, and have enjoyed learning more about the benefits of soapberries. I will definitely be buying more of this in the future!” – E. Johnson
41. Wooden Tricycle
This award-winning tricycle is suitable for kids and toddlers (one-year-olds can start to ride). Kinderfeets cooperates with Trees For The Future, which means they plant one tree for every bike they sell.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Our son got this as a gift for his 1st birthday. He just turned 2 and it’s still a great size bike for him. The seat isn’t even on the highest setting, so it’ll last him a while longer – hopefully until he turns 3. He’s in about the 60th percentile for height right now, so this should last most kids past 24 months even though it’s labeled 12-24 months. It’s made out of wood, so it’s not as durable as a metal bike. It’s gotten a few cracks in it, but it’s withstood being dropped and thrown to the ground quite a bit. A few times some of the screws have come loose and fallen out from my son banging the front wheel on the ground while riding, but otherwise it has held up pretty well.” – Brittany
42. Eco-Friendly Diapers
Eco by Naty promises 100% independently certified bio and plant based material. The diapers are wrapped in renewable packaging. A great gift for eco-conscious parents.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Best eco friendly diapers I have ever used, coming from a super picky vegan cloth diapering mom. I love that they are thin and can easily be thrown in a bag or ergobaby pocket for on-the-go emergency situations. Only brand to NEVER irritate my baby. I love them hands down over honest co if anyone is having trouble choosing between the two. So worth the investment.” – Niki
43. Bubble Bath
This plant-based lavender bubble bath with essential oils is truly calming – for kids and everyone else who loves bubble baths!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This is a lovely bubble bath. The smell is minimal which is great for people like me with sensitivities. I have a lot of allergic reactions to soaps and shampoos but I can use this product with no issues. Creates a decent amount of bubbles that stick around till the end of the bath!” – Austin Johnson
44. The Organic Artist For Kids Book
This great book inspires creativity by connecting kids and their adults to our wilderness roots. A highly recommended eco-friendly gift for the whole family, babysitters, and teachers!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “As an art educator and certified naturalist, I am always looking for ways to incorporate nature and environmental awareness into the art studio for my students. I first came to know Neddo’s work by way of the National Art Education Association’s yearly convention whereby one of the workshops I attended highlighted Neddo’s first book, The Organic Artist. From there, I designed a STREAM course for my middle schoolers, Art Lab, which incorporated many of the informative concepts and recipes for making natural art materials. However, I have to say that Neddo’s new book, The Organic Artist for Kids, is even more wonderful for those who want to bring nature inside or for those who practice making art outside. It is a perfect use alone or supplement to any earth science, art, or homeschool curriculum. His knowledge of materials is extensive. The easy to follow instructions are doable with the addition of common substances readily available. PLUS, Neddo is most aware of presenting non-toxic and earth friendly ideas for creating art. Painting and printing with beets is even edible! This book is a keeper and stands out in my library of eco-friendly art explorations.” – Nina
45. Wooden Music Set
Nine wooden instruments from across the globe made from kid-friendly wood introduce children to music and promote creativity.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Wonderful set of instruments! Great quality! I like that even the recorder is wooden, and it sounds lovely. We just got them, and my 15 month old loved trying them all. I’m working on creating a Montessori space for her, so I love that they are natural wood instead of distracting colors. I’m really excited to have some regular music-making time with her, and these are the perfect addition to her xylophone. Definitely recommend!” – Kungfubo
46. Children’s Dinnerware
This bamboo dinnerware set for boys and girls is renewable and sustainable.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “We’ve been using a Bobo&Boo bowl and plate for several weeks and liked them so much we bought more. We were seeking an alternative to silicone suction-base plates and bowls as our baby is getting old enough (13mos) to learn to use regular dishes. The sizing of both bowl and plate is perfect – small enough not to overwhelm our baby, yet big enough to fit a good amount of food. We haven’t used the fork and spoon as the handle shape isn’t the easiest for little hands/new eaters, but she may use them more as she gets better at handling cutlery. Likewise the cup is a bit big for our baby at the moment but we’ll save it for her to use as she grows. We run ours through the dishwasher (top rack) and so far they are holding up well. We love the vivid colors and smooth, durable-feeling finish. The packaging is easy to open and fully recyclable. Highly recommend!” – NW Gal
47. Kids Gardening Tools
This 100% plastic free gardening set encourages kids to learn about plants, nature & sustainability.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Has everything needed to spurt the interest of our future gardener.” – Amazon Customer
48. Wooden Solar Car Model Kits to Build
This science kit is ideal for children aged 8 to 12. It’s a great parent-child building Physics project and puzzle all in one. The robot kit includes a solar panel that transforms heat into an electric energy drive motor, which teaches children the benefits of environmentally friendly solar energy.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I loved it, my 4 year old loved it! Yes, she was too young to assemble the car, but I knew it before I made the purchase as this product is for 8+. Nevertheless, she enjoyed watching me do it and won’t put it down when we are out in the sun. I figured it is never too early to foster passion for STEM in kids. I loved everything about this toy. Instructions are easy to follow, design is cool and eco-friendly and most importantly, it actually works! It needs direct sunlight to turn the wheels and the brighter the sun the better. I noticed the car moves a lot faster around noon and slows down as the sun goes down. If you are looking for something that will teach and entertain your kids at the same time, this must be it!” – Nash Ashumov
49. Shelly The Sea Turtle
Shelly was made from 6 plastic bottles by the Shore Buddies, who have saved over 500,000 plastic bottles from entering our oceans by 2020. Furthermore, they donate $1 from every product purchase to nonprofit organizations that share their mission in keeping plastics out of the ocean to save marine life.
50. Plantable Pencils
Available in many different colors and plant types, sprout pencils are the perfect eco-friendly gift for all ages. They are non-toxic, lead free and biodegradable.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I bought these pencils originally as a gift but after sharpening them, I ended up keeping them for myself. These pencils are circular in design, meaning once they are so small that you can no longer use them to write, they serve a new purpose as a plant. It’s a wonderful concept!” – Erica D. Medrano
51. Vegan Cookbook (For Beginners)
This cookbook contains 550 healthy plant-based recipes to cook quick and easy meals.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I got this (alongside another book) just for some new recipe inspiration for a bit of a lockdown health kick!! It’s easier to quickly flick through on paper to find something to eat instead of browsing online. The recipes are divided into different types and categories – including some innovative and different ideas. And while it’s unlikely I’ll ever go full veggie, at least this gives me a few options which I wouldn’t otherwise have thought about or considered.” – Jason
52. Wooden Cooking Utensils
Unlike silicone, wooden cooking utensils are free from chemicals. Woodenhouse kitchen utensils are made of one piece 100% Natural Teak Wood and will last you a lifetime.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This set ALMOST looks too beautiful to use. The wood is gorgeous. And guess what? It’s still beautiful after several uses and hand washes. The tools fit comfortably in your hands and work with all kinds of food; including the messy stuff. I especially like that the set included a soup ladle and a slotted spoon. I was a little hesitant to spend this much money on a utensil set, but I am happy I splurged. After using the set for a week I threw all my other junk away. If you purchase this set you won’t want or need another. I also bought some food grade oil to keep my set looking beautiful. I consider this to be money very well spent.” – Big Momma
53. Sustainable Storage Containers
A must for everyone who is eco-conscious and owns a kitchen. These glass storage containers come with bamboo lids.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “These bowls met my mixing and storage needs perfectly! I love the airtight lids which make storing leftovers a breeze. They also are a great value for the money.” – Elisabeth
54. Upcycled Kitchen Apron
By making their products from upcycled denim and cotton scraps, Meema saves 20.000 liters of water for every kg of material used!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Who knew you could receive tons of compliments on your waitressing apron but with this apron that is exactly what happened. Everyone, coworkers and patrons all complement my apron. Customer service is IMPECCABLE with this seller as well & putting tye environment as a top priority YES!!! A+++” – Amazon Customer
55. Bee’s Wrap
The sustainable food storage alternative: uniquely designed plastic free and eco-friendly reusable food wrap! It is made from organic cotton, infused with sustainably harvested beeswax, jojoba oil and tree resin.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Can’t recommend these beeswax wraps enough. The antimicrobial aspect of the beeswax keeps fruits and vegetables super fresh for much longer than plastic bags. They keep bread soft and fresh for much longer than ziplocs. They are so much better for the environment, and they can be reused for months. We have been using our set for almost 2 years and they are still as good as new. No waste! Just make sure to wash them with cool water, as warm/hot water will melt the wax.” – Publisher
56. Natural Hemp Sponges
This natural hemp sponge for dish washing is a great eco-friendly gift for someone who is trying to reduce their waste. It is hand knitted from green organic materials and biodegradable. Plus. it comes in a reusable recycled paper box.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I was looking into “low-waste”/ “zero-waste” options for hand dish washing, but I didn’t want to buy all the different brushes most blogs and posts talk about. These hemp scrubbers are biodegradable, natural, and wicked good quality! They are tightly woven, and can do the job of any conventional dish sponge. When food debris get in between the fibers, it easily rinses away with water. I have washed it in the laundry along with my towels, and it still keeps its shape. They will definitely last a long time, they are reusable after all! If you don’t mind washing dishes by hand and touching the water, give these a try! One possible flaw, my boyfriend tried them but he didn’t like how small they were. However, I don’t have any complaints about the size or how they feel. Using alternatives can be a learning curve, but trust me, some soap and warm water is all you need with these little guys and they’ll work like a charm.” – Alexis
57. Vegan Cookbook (For Busy People)
This book is the perfect gift for all busy vegans.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I follow Gaz on YouTube and everything he cooks I want to try seriously!! So when I heard he had a new book Plant’s Only Kitchen with simple, delicious healthy recipes, I knew I had to purchase. For starters the quality of the book is superb!! My brother saw the book and was skimming trough pages and asked was this book pricey because it’s looks like it was. When I told him the price he was shocked! I am thrilled with book and love the less than 15 min breakfast recipes. It contains a variety of recipes from curries, stews, soups and even delicious desserts all vegan recipes!! Also appreciate the icons next to each recipe so you know which recipes are Batch Cooking, Meal Prep, Gluten free, 15 min or One Pot Meal. The only thing I wish was different is the size of font I wear eyeglasses so bigger font would have been highly appreciated. Other than that I’m extremely happy with the book and will try to replicate as many recipes as I can. Highly recommend you purchase believe me you won’t regret it. I’m new to vegan eating but Gaz book makes it look simple, delicious and very colorful recipes packed with nutrients and flavors!” – Lizzie
58. Eco-Friendly Coffee Filters
Unbleached, compostable coffee filters are a must-have for all the coffee lovers amongst your friends and family members!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “Every “If You Care” product I have used has been a good product. I am particularly keen on their parchment paper for baking. Unbleached, chlorine free, and better for the environment. As for this product, this is my second package of No 2 Coffee filters, 100 ct. I don’t go through them too often, but I use this size when I am brewing a cup of coffee using a collapsible single cup coffee maker (typically used for hotel stays and camping, but occasionally in house too). I think typical coffee makers use No 4. Grounds never seep through it, and my coffee always tastes great. I have no use for the typical white paper filters, and so I am happy to be able to buy this product here as well as in stores. I have zero complaints or concerns, so a full five star rating is warranted.” – Precise Disarray
59. Compost Bin
An indoor composter is the ideal present for your home and the planet!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This quaint little compost bucket looks great on my kitchen island, I love the charcoal lid which eliminates odors from the bucket allowing me to empty it every few days rather then every couple of hours. Removing the compost liner bucket to carry it out to the compost bin is easy, and it comes with a handle so even my work adverse children can’t complain about “hard labor”. The liner bucket (which actually holds the compost) is easily washed and dried and then put back into the attractive metal bucket. I would purchase again, and I may just do that if I build a compost bin for my seperated wife.. What we do for love…” – Kyuss
60. Bamboo Cheese Board & Knife Set
This cheese board is handmade from 100% quality bamboo and comes with stainless steel cutting knives with bamboo handles.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I received this product as a gift for my bridal shower and it is no lie one of my favorite pieces. I have used it for hosting a few dinner parties and it has been a complete hit. I loved it so much I bought one to gift as a housewarming gift for a friend. The drawer is easy to pull out/access and the cutlery included is such a great touch. Would definitely recommend to someone looking for a nice cheese/charcuterie board.” – Alison Greco
61. Soft Pots
Made from recycled water Bottles and hemp, these soft pots will make every eco-friendly gardener’s heart beat faster.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “My tomatoes were planted in these soft pots and grew like gangbusters. Loved the fact that I didn’t have to deal with weeds and watering was a cinch. Highly recommend them. The fact that they are able to be used again is another big plus.” – Eliza Bailey
62. Garden Knife
This garden knife makes a great gift for gardeners and campers and is packaged in an eco-friendly compostable kraft paper box.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I love this gardening tool. I never knew how much I needed it! This is now my number one weapon to use in my battle with a free range, out of control landscaping nightmare. One can have too much of a good thing! I have inherited a landscape with one specimen of every known plant in the entire northern hemisphere left to grow wild. Now I bravely draw the Hori Hori Garden Knife from its sheath and enter the yard with new found courage. In my battle I have destroyed all of our kitchen knives, my hoe and cultivator tiller and the pick axe but this yard has finally met its match!” – Amazon Customer
63. Cork Plant Pots
Add some natural, plastic-free charm into your house or garden with cork plant pots! It’s lightweight, easy to carry and long lasting.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “These pots are beautiful! They are nicely designed and come beautifully packaged in a nice box of three pots with saucers, very attractive and upscale- a real bargain ! This is my first time using cork pots and I can see the advantage already, as it maintains moisture better than terra cotta. Highly recommended! I am definitely ordering more.” – Amazon Customer
64. Garden Tool Set
This beautiful garden tool set comes in an eco-friendly box package that can be recycled.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I purchased this as a gift and it is perfect. It is very solid with a good weight. It is not like some garden tools that are lighter weight and easily bent. It looks like it will hold up well. The colors are exactly as pictured. I am very pleased with this purchase and would recommend it for anyone who loves to garden.” – Wkrpandme
65. Bamboo Plant Labels
Keep your garden plastic free with these bamboo plant tags!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “I am only beginning to mark plant names in my retirement housing cooperative’s five acres of trees, and ferns, and native pacific northwest plants. We strive to be active and have a walking path, and the bamboo labels will provide conversation points for walkers. I am delighted with how clearly the plant marker I purchased goes onto the bamboo. I’m also delighted that over time the bamboo will melt into the soil, and not create more pollution. I love them!” – K. Morgan
66. 101 Organic Gardening Hacks Book
Discover the best tips and tricks, timesavers and upcycling ideas in this eye-catching book with lots of beautiful photos.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Shawna Coronado’s “101 Organic Gardening Hacks” is the perfect guide for beginning to medium experience gardeners who want to create ecologically and inexpensive beauty in their gardens. Written in a lively, easily accessible style, the photos and whimsical graphics make for an easy read that will no doubt stay close to the garden shed or patio. Shawna offers everything from container to design to growing “hacks” that are easy to follow and well illustrated. One of the best features of the paperback volume are placeholder flaps at both the front and back of the book, making it easy to find your place for a particular project you are working on. Everything from making “seed tape” out of toilet paper to repurposing trash bins and wine bottles into rain barrels and fun garden edging, it’s hard to imagine that any reader wouldn’t find at least a dozen hacks that will help in their own garden space. I’d be excited if Shawna and her publishers pursue an advanced garden hacks book for more advanced gardeners! Fingers crossed!” – E A. Larson
67. Solar Powered Garden Lights
Light up your backyard with solar powered garden lights – they charge 4-6 hours in direct sunlight and work automatically for up to 8 hours at night.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: ” I didn’t realize the shadow that these cast was a cool star shape, it’s actually very pretty. They are very well built with metal stakes and real glass. The solar panel is very large and really doesn’t need a lot of sun to illuminate. This was a concern for me because past lights didn’t absorb enough sun on overcast days and therefore wouldn’t light up. Granted, these are the first semi-expensive solar lights I have purchased, all lights prior have been cheap walmart garbage that doesn’t last. It’s a great value for what you get, I expects these to last years.” – Kristin
68. Wooden Swing
Eco-friendly natural heavy duty pine wood makes this waterproof swing unbreakable. Unleash your inner child (or surprise your children) and enjoy the outdoor breeze between the trees.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I was nervous to get this because of the price but am so happy I did. Everyone loves to swing on it. It does not hurt your bottom or hips. It is super comfortable. We did drew down braces under the swing to keep the rope from sliding. Now even when little toddlers hang on the swing it does not flip up on them. Great purchase. I would totally buy again!” – anonymous
69. Portable Mini Greenhouse
This mini portable greenhouse makes dreams come true. It is easy to set up, made from eco-friendly materials and protects plants effectively.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “Beyond happy with the size and construction of this greenhouse. Assembly is quite simple, as the entire greenhouse is a well stitched together single piece, so it really is like a pop up tent that you just have to run two tentpoles through. Just make sure to run them through the beltloop in the center or you’ll have to redo it like I did (there are instructions, I just didn’t read them). It also happened to be almost the exact size of my raised bed veggie patch, so I was able to fit the entire structure over the bed which should really help with insulation. It also comes in a vinyl zip up bag and it collapses down well, so it should be easy to store during summer. Would highly recommend this piece if you’re looking to spend/get more out of a small hoophouse.” – Brent
70. Simply Living Well Book
Do you know someone who would like to live more sustainably? Well, you have just found the perfect eco-friendly gift for them.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “This may just end up being my new go to gift for everyone I know and love. It’s so inspiring! Although I’m not new to zero waste books or the concept of simple living, I found this read to be a lovely refresher and motivator. I can finally stop pinning, googling and instagram saving all of the random tid bits of information I find and instead use this as my new reference book. Many of the solutions, recipes and projects are new to me and I’m very excited to try them out! If the stunning photographs don’t motivate you to consume less plastic and opt instead for a healthier, cleaner more satisfying lifestyle, than I honestly don’t think anything ever will! So much goodness in these pages.” – Katie Rogers
For the outdoorsy or tech savvy friends and family members – the GoPro is waterproof and takes high quality pictures and videos.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I got this for my son for his birthday because he wanted to become a YouTube star. Big dreams 🙂 but better than video games and gets his outside running around with friends making videos while they all play. Anyway I don’t think you need to spend more on the better ‘black’ model but be aware you need to spend more on a fast SD card as this doesn’t come with one. Video eats up space quickly go opt for a larger one than a smaller one. After some time I ended up needing to also buy my little movie director an external hard drive to put videos on as the limited storage in is PC was used up. And now he is looking to get some of the mounts for this cam and a selfie stick. Good camera just be aware there are other costs associated with the ‘hobby’.” – Autobahn97
72. Smart Reusable Notebook
Never waste paper again with this smart reusable notebook!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “This is notebook is better than I expected. I have already had other co-workers order it after they tried it. As an IT professional I use many devices but for quick notes on the go that I can immediately upload and share with others this is the solution. Side notes, the Rocketbook application works perfectly on both iPhone and Android. Also make sure you get the correct type of pens required for the notebook, they are also nice can be used on regular paper and come with a handy eraser on the end.” –Jovi
73. Solar Power Bank
This 30000mAh large-capacity power bank with solar panel can charge multiple devices simultaneously. It also includes a LED flashlight. A must-have for all outdoor lovers!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I bought this solar phone charger to use while camping in the winter time. It held up pretty well and kept my phone topped off throughout a 5day camping trip to the adirondacks. The rope and carabiner that they provide help in keeping it tied down to a bag for easy transport. For future enhancement of the product, I would recommend that the company comes up with a strap that attaches to both ends of the charger, that way it does not dangle all over the place when attached to a bookbag for instance. I don’t utilize the wireless charger often, but it definitely works. I just prefer the speed of charging through a cable. For a power bank that is 30k mAh, this charger is quite lighter than other ones ive seen my friends sport. So when weight is an issue while backpacking, this one holds up very well.” – Milo
74. Solar Powered Torch
Need a new torch? This one is the ultimate emergency device, with alarm call, window breaker, and seat belt cutter. It is also water resistant and comes with a powerful magnet on the side of the flashlight head.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: This flashlight is just right. It is not to big or small. Very sturdy made and I checked all functions of the light. Works great. This is the one for emergencies. I love the usb connection. Charging in a power outage is great. Side light is very handy also. It puts out even bright light. The front head lamp has a more focused beam which is excellent for close up and far away night use. Overall I highly recommended this product. I will buy another one for auto and house emergency situations. – Doug tuttle
75. Multi Device Charging Station
This bamboo charging station will organize and charge all your devices. It’s the perfect gift for use at home offices, conference rooms, corporate offices, even for tours & travels!
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “This tablet organizer is EXACTLY what I wanted. The bamboo so slick looking and the top comes off of the bottom if you need it. There are magnets holding it together and they are very strong. I use this to store and charge an iPad Pro 12” tablet and two iPad Air tablets. It’s perfect. Thank you very much!” – NicoleTee
76. Phone Case
This iPhone 11 Pro case is not only plastic-free, vegan and biodegradable, the brand Wilma also donates $1 to Save the Ocean projects per case sold.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: “I love it works the best for my iPhone 11 Pro
And yesss it comes with NO Plastic !!!!!” – Alexis spradlin
77. Wireless Charger
The future of wireless changing is thin, flexible and natural. Xpad is equal to 2 credit cards thick, flexible and uses 80% less plastics.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: Love this thing! Looks very stylish and works well. It’s a really good gift for any person who uses a compatible device. – Vilen
78. Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Take perfect sound with you wherever you go. The speaker has a rechargeable battery that lasts for 10 hours. Bag of Riddim is crafted with a bamboo face and House of Marley Rewind Fabric, which uses 30% hemp, 30% organic cotton and 40% recycled plastic bottles.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: The speaker was properly packaged and in great condition. It sounds absolutely amazing. An impressive amount of bass for the size with clear treble. It gets very loud with no distortion. Long battery life. The Bluetooth has a very long range with easy connectivity. Love the carrying case. The build quality is also impressive. Worth every penny. – Gonzalez
79. Biodegradable Air Pod & Air Pod Pro Case
Pela cases are made of plants and 100% compostable. Plus, the packaging is plastic-free and comes with eco-friendly recycled paper.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: A great case for your AirPods. Heavy duty Environmentally friendly case. –
80. Bamboo Wireless Keyboard
This handcrafted, sturdy bamboo keyboard is not only long lasting and stylish, but also natural and eco-friendly.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: Such a beautiful keyboard! I have used this for a few weeks now and I love it! The mouse and keyboard are made from Bamboo which has a lovely natural feel and look to it. Typing on it goes smoothly and it never fails to draw people’s attention when they see it.
It holds both looks and performance. I highly recommend it! – Lironi
81. Date Night Ideas Box
This recycled kraft box is filled with 24 solid wood tokens. Each one offers a unique fun and romantic date idea.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: I absolutely love this idea! I just purchased it as a gift for our anniversary and I can not wait to start picking out our next date night ideas. I also love that the ideas are all things that you can do without spending a lot of money. Thank you so much for such an awesome product! – Amazon Customer
82. Bamboo Bathtub Tray
A bamboo bathtub tray is (almost) all you need for a relaxing bath with a glass of wine with your loved one.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This caddy is very cute and sturdy. It is perfect for a glass of wine and a book. The design is brilliant and can adjust to any tub size.I highly suggest purchasing this if you are looking for a GREAT, useful bathroom accessory.” – LuAnn Chandler
83. Recycled Sculpture
Looking for a unique romantic gift for your partner? This sculpture is an original NOVICA fair trade product in association with National Geographic and ccomes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: This was a surprise from my husband. It’s so detailed well crafted from recycled materials. It comes with a description tag hooked to it to explain in more detail how it was made. love it . Nice and smooth and has good weight to it. – Ruby Squirrel
84. Picnic Basket
What’s more romantic than a nice picnic? Not so much, if you ask us. That’s why this handcrafted picnic basket really deserves a spot on this list. It is made from fine natural buff willow, in original wicker color with eco-friendly varnish.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: I gave this as a gift to a young couple and they love it. It’s large, full of good quality pieces, and just looks very luxurious. – Ami S.
85. Picture Frame
Print your favorite picture of you and your partner, put it in a stylish, plastic-free picture frame and voila – you have the perfect romantic eco-friendly gift.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: I wanted something a little rustic and not made out of plastic. I almost broke out the tools to make the frames myself, so glad I saw these first. Good quality wood with the raised grain and dark grey stain give it just the weathered appearance I was looking for. The corner miters are cut tight and solid and the glass is clean and scratch free. They arrived early and very well packaged. Bought the first two to try them out, now buying more to frame family photos for Christmas presents. – RM
86. Aromatherapy Candles
If there is one thing that creates a romantic atmosphere, it’s candles. This pretty set is made of natural soy wax, pure cotton thread and essential oils.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: Purchased two sets last Christmas for gifts, and thought they were so cute and pretty. Both friends specifically asked where I got them so they must’ve been impressed. I know I was, so I finally bought a set for myself. I’ll keep the cute tins after the candles are used up and put tea lights in them. – Kitooze
87. 101 Creative Dates Book
Looking for create date ideas? Let Matt Taylor help you.
Eco-Friendly Gifts Review: This step by step guide for different dating ideas was refreshing, creative, and sometimes funny! I was skeptical at first because I didn’t think there could be many cool dating ideas that I haven’t tried yet, but I was pleasantly surprised by the endless great dating ideas and I have been able to impress my girlfriend with constantly doing new and fun things with her. I give this book 5 stars because I am happy I bought it and I will happily give it to my single friends after I get married! Well, I will probably keep it to keep my dates fun even when we’re married. – BookNUGGET
88. Coconut Bowl Set
This cute natural, organic, handmade coconut bowl set is the ideal gift for your favorite travel partner!
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “Awesome and cute little bowls that come with a nice storage bag. Quality product. Great gift. Quick shipping. Highly recommend!” – Colleen Zaharakes
89. Massage Oil
Almond oil is an allrounder and, amongst other things, the perfect oil for a relaxing body massage.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: I was pleasantly surprised with the packaging (a earth friendly cloth drawstring bag). It included a pamphlet about their company and their “mission statement” and background of the product (it is cruelty free and vegan) pure in it’s natural form. It came in a lovely pump bottle in which I immediately pumped and rubbed to the part of my arms that were beginning to look crepey. After I rubbed it onto my right arm, I compared it to my left arm and wow!…what a difference. I do use essential oils so I can also dilute with this product. For me it is a win, win, all the way around. I will be a repeat customer. – Danielle Kelley
90. Eucalyptus Comforter
Say goodbye to too hot or cold nights with this couples comforter. It has one thin and one thick side and will bring you and your partner closer together than ever. It is made from 100% naturally grown eucalyptus and bamboo. Plus, one tree is planted for every Komfie sold.
Eco-Friendly Gift Review: “This comforter is amazing! My boyfriend and I are always fighting over the blankets. I don’t like to turn up our AC and he has been complaining he is sweating every night. I was skeptical that this comforter would work for us, but after our first night using it, we are more than satisfied. He said it was the best night of sleep he’s had in a long time. By looking at it, you can hardly tell the difference in the two sides, but there is definitely a big difference in warmth. The fabric is so soft and feels cool. In my opinion, it feels better than many of the incredibly expensive ($300+) comforters we saw at the store. I put mine in a marble print duvet cover and it looks great on our bed. Highly recommend!” – Masha Ksendzova
Help a loved one get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and treat them to a relaxing spa day with saunas or beauty treatments. Alternatively, book a couples massage session.
Discover a whole new world underwater and bring your favorite ocean lover. Diving will not only create beautiful memories, but also an awareness for our precious oceans and the dangers of pollution.
The perfect gift for adrenaline seekers – give away a kitesurfing gift voucher. Unlike common expectations, this sport can be learned by almost everyone and does not require students to be super fit.
94. Concert Tickets
Whether it’s a small local band or an international rock star, with concert tickets you will give away an unforgettable experience.
Whether it is indoors or outdoors, climbing is a fun activity for friend groups or the whole family. It not only strengthens your body and improves balance, climbing also promotes stress relief and problem solving skills.
96. Escape Rooms
Problem solve your way through puzzles and riddles with a group of friends or co-workers. This is a true team building experience!
97. (Vegan) Cooking Course
Cooking classes are great – you learn new skills, get to know new people, and in the end, you will eat the most amazing self-made meal you can imagine.
98. Wine Tasting/ Brewery Tour
Get tipsy with style while learning about the secrets and traditions of wine making and beer brewing. This is a great gift for a romantic evening with your partner or a fun tour with friends.
Buy a day pass for a museum of your choice. If you are looking for a gift for the whole family, maybe choose unusual museums that are interactive, like science or space museums.
100. Botanical Gardens
A day pass for a botanical garden is a great gift for the whole family. It will teach you a lot and increase your (and your children’s) environmental awareness.
101. The best eco-friendly gift in the world: Your Time
Our eco-friendly gifting guide offers lots of ideas for all kinds of occasions and covers different interests. However, we are convinced that the most eco-friendly and personal gift of all is your time. Sounds a bit cheesy, I know, but think about it – it requires absolutely no resources or money, can be realized so easily and usually makes your loved ones the happiest. Especially in these times, a nice long walk in nature and an interesting conversation can be so precious.
And now find your favorite eco-friendly gift, give it to your special someone and let us know their reaction in the comment section below!